|Gary Webb: In his own words - Guerrilla News Network in association with NarcoNews.com|
Gary Webb, the Pulitzer prize-winning reporter who broke the story of the CIA's involvement in the importation of cocaine into the U.S., died December 10, 2004, reportedly from self-inflicted gunshots to the head. It was a tragic end to a brilliant, and tragic, career. In August 1996, the San Jose Mercury News published WebbÂs 20,000 word, three-part series entitled Dark Alliance. The articles detailed the nexus between a California coke kingpin, CIA officials and assets and the Nicaraguan Cont...
Keywords: Gary Webb; War on Drugs; CIA
Downloads: 8,201 (2 reviews)
|Gary Webb: In his own words - Guerrilla News Network in association with NarcoNews.com|
Gary Webb, the Pulitzer prize-winning reporter who broke the story of the CIAs involvement in the importation of cocaine into the U.S., died December 10, 2004, reportedly from self-inflicted gunshots to the head. It was a tragic end to a brilliant, and tragic, career. In August 1996, the San Jose Mercury News published Webbs 20,000 word, three-part series entitled Dark Alliance. The articles detailed the nexus between a California coke kingpin, CIA officials and assets and the Nicaraguan Contra ...
Keywords: Gary Webb; War on Drugs; CIA
Downloads: 9,263 (1 review)
|New World Notes 313 - Shadows of Liberty (2): More Media Monopoly - Kenneth Dowst|
30-minute radio program for March 4, 2014. A new documentary film examines how a few huge, for-profit corporations control the news media--and so control the "news." Brief history lessons on the U.S. media alternate with close looks at particular stories the corporate news media suppressed. Focus this week is on waves of media-corporation mergers, yielding near-monopoly control of the news. Plus the story of San Jose (CA) reporter Gary Webb...
Keywords: news; media; journalism; corporations; mergers; monopoly; Gary Webb
|For The Record #171 - Further Discussion with Mike Ruppert - Dave Emory|
FTR #171 In this interview, Mike Ruppert updates and further develops a number of stories, beginning with the subject of George W. Bush's purchase of a kilo of cocaine. This purchase (allegedly in the company of his brother Jeb, who also purchased a kilo) was allegedly caught on film as part of a DEA sting at Miami's Tamiami Airport. One of the central points of discussion concerns the apparent use of CIA-generated crack cocaine to deliberately ruin neighborhoods in which there were substantive ...
Keywords: Bush-George W; CIA; Drug Trafficking; Gary Webb; HUD; Mike Ruppert
|For The Record #82 - The Strange Saga of Charles Hayes - Dave Emory|
FTR #82 These segments present the story of Charles Hayes, a former U.S. intelligence operative whose tangled story contains a significant amount of truth and even more tantalizing elements that have yet to be substantiated. Hayes maintains that he was commissioned by the Central Intelligence Agency to use a Cray super computer to penetrate the international banking system. During the course of this operation, Hayes and his fellow operatives came across a number of interesting and important thin...
Keywords: CIA; Drug Trafficking; Fifth Column; Inslaw; PROMIS; Gary Webb; Danny Casolaro
|Noam Chomsky - 2000-04-2x - circa - The Mass Media|
Noam Chomsky gave this talk on April (or possibly, June).
Keywords: Chomsky; Media; corporations; Haiti; Aristide; Texaco; unlawful aggression; Clinton; drug war; contras; gary webb; education
|20141011 Robert Parry - Radio Free Kansas|
Do your homework! With the release of the new movie "Kill The Messenger" we'll talk to the one of the reporters who broke stories before Gary Webb's "Dark Alliance" series appeared on the internet and a Silicon Valley newspaper. Time magazine and many other Mainstream publishers are reviewing it. We'll have Robert Parry on today, he knows about the Contra-cocaine activity during the Reagan years, and broke many of the Iran-Contra stories more than ten years before Webb...
Keywords: journalism; Gary Webb; Robert Parry; Iran-Contra; Contra-Cocaine; war on drugs; war; peace; Reagan
|Insight: Gary Webb|
It's been almost a year since investigative journalist Gary Webb took his own life in his Sacramento-area home. Host Jeffrey Callison looks back at Webb's life and career with family, friends and colleagues. We also look at how his controversial series linking the CIA with illegal drug trafficking holds up today.
Keywords: Gary Webb; investigative journalist; CIA; drug trafficking; Capital Public Radio; KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio
|Contra-Cocaine: Big Media's Big Mistakes - Robert Parry|
This is a copy of journalist Robert Parry's article "Contra-Cocaine: Big Media's Big Mistakes", from the July/ August 1997 issue of his publication, I.F. Magazine. The article reviews how major newspapers "dismissed" and "blacked out" the issue of CIA involvement in drug trafficking to fund the Contras in the 1980s. But instead of engaging in self-criticism about their own reporting failures, they attacked Gary Webb's "Dark Alliance" series for the San Jose Mercury News for revisiting the topic ...
Keywords: Robert Parry; Gary Webb; Central Intelligence Agency (CIA); San Jose Mercury News; Washington Post; New York Times; Contras; Crack; Cocaine
|Hung Out to Dry: "Dark Alliance" Series Dies - Georg Hodel|
This is a copy of the article "Hung Out to Dry: 'Dark Alliance' Series Dies", published in the September/ October 1997 issue of I.F. Magazine.The article, written by reporter Georg Hodel, reflects upon Hodel's work with Garry Webb writing for the "Dark Alliance" series for the San Jose Mercury News. "Just as Webb has been under personal attack in the United States," Hodel claims, "I have faced efforts from former contras to tear down my reputation in Nicaragua...
Keywords: Georg Hodel; Dark Alliance; Gary Webb; San Jose Mercury News; Central Intelligence Agency; Crack; Cocaine; Contras; Nicaragua; Jerry Ceppos
|For The Record #137 - Mike Ruppert Update - Dave Emory|
FTR #137 This visit with former Los Angeles Police department Narcotics Detective Mike Ruppert updates information on the Tyree Suit and presents information from more recent issues of Mike's newsletter, From the Wilderness. Filed on behalf of former Green Beret Bill Tyree, the suit implicates George Bush, Oliver North, the CIA, Bill Clinton and several Massachusetts government officials in massive cocaine trafficking...
Keywords: Bush-George H W; CIA; Clinton; Drug Trafficking; Gary Webb; Iran-Contra; Mike Ruppert; Oliver North; Starr; Tyree; William Casey
|Report On the Central Intelligence Agency's Alleged Involvement in Crack Cocaine Traficking in the Los Angeles Area - Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, U.S. House of Representatives|
This 2000 report of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence of the House of Representatives describes the Committee's investigation of whether the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency was complicit in traficking crack cocaine in Los Angeles to fund U.S. covert operations in Central America. The Committee's investigation was prompted in part by the reporting of Gary Webb for the San Jose Mercury News in 1996...
Keywords: Crack cocaine; House Intelligence Committee; Central Intelligence Agency (CIA); Gary Webb; San Jose Mercury News; Los Angeles; Dark Alliance; Inspector General; Report
|New World Next Week: Episode206 - Hong Kong Protests, Holder History, 'Kill The Messenger' Movie - Media Monarchy|
NewWorldNextWeek.com: Episode206 - Hong Kong Protests, Holder History, 'Kill The Messenger' Movie Welcome to New World Next Week - the video series from Corbett Report and Media Monarchy that covers some of the most important developments in open source intelligence news. This week: Story #1: Hong Kong Erupts As Pro-Democracy Protests Bring 100,000 Into the Streets Flashback: First 'Drone' Coverage On Media Monarchy (May 2007) Hong Kong Protesters Turn to Mesh Networks to Evade China's Censorsh...
Keywords: NewWorldNextWeek; afghanistan; alternative news; china; cia; colorado; corbett report; drones; drugwar; elections; film; gary webb; hong kong; media monarchy; mp3; new world next week; podcast; propaganda; protest; schools; video
|New World Next Week: Episode156 - Turkish Riots, Kill The Messenger, Pink Ribbons Inc. - Media Monarchy|
NewWorldNextWeek.com: Episode156 - Turkish Riots, Kill The Messenger, Pink Ribbons Inc Welcome to New World Next Week - the video series from Corbett Report and Media Monarchy that covers some of the most important developments in open source intelligence news. This week: Story #1: Activists Present List Of Demands In Turkey Horrifying Image Of 'Woman In Red' Being Doused With Pepper Spray Becomes Symbol Of Turkish Protests More Than 3,000 Turks Injured As Protest Pass Day Six Financial Fears ...
Keywords: NewWorldNextWeek; alternative news; bilderberg; corbett report; disease industry; drugwar; economy; film; gary webb; geopolitiks; media; media monarchy; mp3; new world next week; podcast; protest; suicide; turkey; video; wikileaks
|Unbought and Unbossed #139 Sept 16, 2009 - Raymond Geisler|
Unbought and Unbossed: Canadian Political News and Views Show #139 Sept 16, 2009. This show is 109 minutes and includes: -A telephone interview with Ryan Foster, (starts at 19 minutes and lasts for 41 minutes) organizer of Freedom Fest: The Festivus of Freedomness which took place on Sept 5th in Kelowna, BC. This event played host to a truly diverse array of speakers, information booths, and BC musical talents, free of charge! Ryan claims it was a highly unusual co-mingling of subcultures and po...
Keywords: CHLY; Nanaimo; VIU; Canada; Canadian; 9/11; 9/11 Truth; 9/11 Truth movement; police state; false flag; terrorism; SPP; North American Union; new world order; one world government; war on terror; independent; media; peace; Ryan Foster; ponerology; psychopaths; Wayne Prante; The White Stripes; Luke Rudowski; Charlie Sheen; Geraldo Rivera; Bill OâReilly; Gary Webb; journalism; Rauni Kilde; Lenon Honor
|9/11 Synchronicity: The Complete Series - Richard Andrew Grove|
Welcome to 9/11 Synchronicity, the podcast designed to strike accord in the public mind & inspire the American People to exercise their rights & take meaningful action in the search for the Truth behind the events of September 11th, 2001. (WORK IN PROGRESS ... 21 EPISODES ALTOGETHER)
Keywords: 9/11 synchronicity; richard grove; podcast; 8thestate; tragedy & hope; 9/11; 9/11 truth; alternative news; media; research; history/mystery; insider trading; wall street; cia; drugwar; banksters; kroll; aig; money laundering; project constellation; global networks; cfr; dulles; wtc; marsh & mclennan; insurance fraud; enterprise architecture software; old boys; meria; spitzer; hauer; john o'neill; saic; ibm; maurice greenberg; wtc7; krongard; assassination; september 11; giuliani; skull & bones; hurricane katrina; gary webb; jfk; mae brussell; sage francis; loose change; plausible denial; media monarchy
|Dark Alliance: Supporting Documents, Photos, and Audio from Gary Webb's Reporting on CIA Links to Crack Cocaine - Gary Webb|
This collection of texts, images, and audio files is a copy of the online "library" that accompanied the publication of Gary Webb's "Dark Alliance" series and his follow-up reporting for the San Jose Mercury News from 1996-97 about the CIA's role in the crack cocaine epidemic in the 1980s. It provides a rich collection of primary sources that Webb used as the basis of his stories. The "library", along with a guide to it, may be found here via the Internet Archive's Wayback Machine: http://web....
Keywords: Gary Webb; Central Intelligence Agency (CIA); Crack Cocaine; San Jose Mercury News; Judd C. Iversen; Carlos Cabezas; Oscar Danilo Blandon; Marvin Cahn; Jacinto Jose Torres; Robert W. Owen; Oliver North; Juan Norwin Meneses-Cantarero; Julio Zavala; Ricky Ross; Adolfo Calero; Edmundo Meneses Cantanero; Norwin Meneses; John Deutch; Barbara Boxer; Maxine Waters; Dianne Feinstein; Janet Reno; Harland W. Braun; John F. Kerry; Jerry Ceppos; Jack A. Blum; Bonita Store; Adolfo Calero; John Arman
|Shock Waves and Shrunken Heads episode16 - Ken Gage, Jimmy Psycho, Frank De Vol, Los Holy's, Ozzy Osbourne, The Coffin Daggers, Rosemary Clooney and more|
Episode 16 continues the Halloween-themed episodes (8 of 9). This show features tracks by Jimmy Psycho,Frank De Vol, Los Holy's, Ozzy Osbourne, The Coffin Daggers, Rosemary Clooney and more! If you enjoy Tiki Bars, horror movies, video games, strange music and Halloween, this radio show is for you!Shock Waves and Shrunken Heads is a weekly USA radio show hosted by musician and novelist Ken Gage...
Keywords: Shock Waves and Shrunken Heads; Shrunken Heads; Shock Waves; Tiki; Lounge; Exotica; Electronica; Chillout; Weird; Horror; World Music; Surrealism; Ken Gage; Kokovoko; Surf; novelty; Easy Listening; Nostalgia; Retro; Bombastic; Psychedelic; Ambient; Tropical; Rapanui; Jimmy Psycho; Frank De Vol; Los Holy's; Ozzy Osbourne; The Coffin Daggers; Rosemary Clooney; Halloween; John Zacherle; Gary Webb; Burt Convy; Phantasm; Hot Blood; Secret Chiefs 3; Blob; Deadly Ones; Bill Buchanan; Tomkos; Space Cadets; Ronald Stein; Wicker Man; Tommy Bruce; Queen Komodo